Showing posts from April 26, 2016

EU ENERGY Telegram - 25 April 2016

# ENERGY UNIONSpeech by Vice-President for Energy Union Maroš Šefčovič at the Hannover Messe 2016Climate Action and Energy Commissioner Miguel Arias Cañete in BucharestStudy on comparative review of investment conditions for electricity and gas Transmission System Operators (TSOs) in the EUConsultation closed: Streamlining of planning and reporting obligations as part of the energy union governanceEuropean Energy Management Market for the consumer# ENERGY REGULATIONShape the next European Cost Benefit Analysis Methodology - ENTSO-E Public consultation: starts 25 April - end 31 May COBCOMMISSION REGULATION (EU) …/… of XXX establishing a guideline on forward capacity allocationENTSOG: Submission phase for project data collection ends 8 May 2016ENTSOG: Joint Functionality ProcessFIRST FUNCTIONALITY CYCLE FROM 201420160217_Presentation_Webinar Functionality Process_all slides_final (1.05 MB)EIC allocated codes revised - ENTSO-E: EDIEuropex response to ACER consultation on the functioning …

EU LEGAL Telegram - 25 April 2016

# PRODUCT SAFETYEU Commission releases report on protecting European consumersProtecting European consumers: toys and clothing top the list of dangerous products detected in 2015# UK REFERENDUMUK Parliament: Foreign Affairs Committee publishes report looking at both sides of EU referendum argumentHouse of Lords work on the European Union - Find out about information from the House of Lords on the European Union# EU SECURITY AGENDABrussels attacks: MEPs call for an EU approach and effective data sharing# TAX EP Workshop on: Tax Rulings, Challenging Times - 28-04-2016 - Special Committee on Tax Rulings and Other Measures Similar in Nature or Effect (TAXE 2)EU Parliament: Minutes - Monday, 4 April 2016 - PE 580.705v02-00 - Special Committee on Tax Rulings and Other Measures Similar in Nature or Effect (TAXE 2)LuxLeaks: Left supports Antoine Deltour and Edouard Perrin - GUE/NGL# PROFESSIONS REFORMFinal National action plans for reforming professionsNational plan Austria  National Action P…

EU EURO Telegram - 25 April 2016

# CAPITAL MARKETS UNIONCapital Markets Union: Taking stock of the progress made so farCapital Markets Union: First Status ReportEuropean Financial Stability and Integration Review (EFSIR): A focus on the Capital Markets Union InitiativeKeynote speech by Commissioner Jonathan Hill at the Joint ECB-European Commission ConferenceECB: Speech  Vítor Constâncio: Risk Sharing and Macroprudential Policy in an Ambitious Capital Markets UnionECB on Financial re-integration trend moderates, but ambitious capital markets union will boost benefits of integrationJRC support to Capital Markets Union - 25 Apr 2016Report - Amending Regulation (EU) No 600/2014 on markets in financial instruments, Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 on market abuse and Regulation (EU) No 909/2014 on improving securities settlement in the EU and on central securities depositories as regards certain dates - A8-0125/2016 - Committee on Economic and Monetary AffairsReport - Amending Directive 2014/65/EU on markets in financial inst…

EU SMART CITIES Weekly Telegram - 25 April 2016

# DUTCH EU PRESIDENCYDutch EU Presidency: 5th Direct Dialogue between Capitals Mayors and the European CommissionEU Urban Agenda: 3rd international Urban Transformation Conference – The Vital City # JPI URBAN EUROPEJPI Urban Europe: Projects Meeting in Amsterdam: JPI Urban Europe projects gathered# URBACTOpen call to constitute an External Assessment Panel to assess URBACT Implementation Networks applications# EU COMMISSIONEU Commission sets out path to digitise European industryEU Commission Q&A: DIGITAL SINGLE MARKET – DIGITISING EUROPEAN INDUSTRY# EU COMMISSION - DG REGIOCorina Crețu in Amsterdam: the launch of the EU Urban Agenda approachesStatement by EU Commissioner Crețu at the Capital Mayors' Meeting in Amsterdam# EU COMMISSION - DG ENERGYSpeech by Vice-President for Energy Union Maroš Šefčovič at the Hannover Messe 2016# EU COMMISSION - DG CONNECTDG Connect: 2016 Major Cities of Europe annual conferenceTrusted data management in healthcareTurning things around – in p…

EU TRADE Telegram - 25 April 2016

# TTIPUpdated - 25-29 April: 13th round of negotiations for a Transatlantic Trade and Investment PartnershipDG Grow: EU - US cluster event: Opportunities for collaboration and growthDocumentation: TTIP - Public Procurement - challenges and opportunities for the EU and the US - 20-04-2016 - Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection - Committee on International TradeS&Ds will not accept a watered-down TTIP without strong workers and climate protectionMerkel: Deutschland kann mit den USA mithaltenU.S. President Obama’s remarks in Address to the People of Europe Readout of U.S. President Obama’s Meeting with British Prime Minister David Cameron, French President François Hollande, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, and Italian Prime Minister Matteo RenziU.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Discusses Importance of T-TIP at 2016 Hannover MesseU.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Discusses Importance of Digital Economy at 2016 Hannover Messe Digital Transformation …